…You’ve Gotta Have This Book”.
That’s the title of the book by Marjorie Frank.
Published in 1979. Revised in 1995.
First picked one up after a summer National Writers Project session.
My favorite pages: 30-31. Over 200 Alternatives to “Write a Story”.
From this list, my immediate favorites are: [with some suggestions from me]
- soap opera/drama
- dialogue [spoken words only. No tags.]
- dictionary entry
- list [shopping list of a character from a literature story]
- post card
- TV commercial
- want ad